aid

“Stop the food Aid,” Préval tells Obama

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8 March 2010

Haitian President Rene Preval plans to tell U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday that food aid to the earthquake-devastated Caribbean nation should be stopped because of the risk of damaging its economy.

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EU Sends US$135 Million

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2 March 2010

The European Union said it would start paying quake-stricken Haiti a first tranche of 100 million euros (US$135 million) in promised aid on Tuesday to help the government pay salaries, rebuild schools and repair roads.

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